On Mon, Apr 10, 2006 at 11:35:30PM +0100, Kelvin Lawson wrote: > >>I'd need to rewrite it in C but it should translate fairly easily, > >>especially given what we now know about CD+G. > > > >Which, presumably, is more than you did before the first cut. :-) > > Yeah, it was easy enough to knock something up that worked on my small > collection of tracks, but since then I've had a few people (you > included) send me CD+Gs that interpreted the spec differently. It's been > all quiet for some time now, so it must be perfect <ducks>.
/me swings :-) > >Hmmm... Is there a standardized way to get raw tracks off a Redbook CD > >in Linux? Doesn't XMMS do some of this? > > Pass. When I wrote cdgtools, the only useful tool I could find for > reading subchannel data was cdrdao. We can presumably package up ATAPI > commands and pass them to the relevant Linux driver, but cdrdao might > take away the pain of handling a range of drives with different > supported commands etc. Yeah; I've been hearing you imply that the CDRDAO people abstracted their stuff into a library; I hadn't realized that. > >>rip just the CD+G data without any MP3 encoding. You can then play this > >>back as usual with pycdg.py while the CD track plays. Should be > >>relatively quick to implement but you pay the price of the time spent > >>doing the rip before playback. > > > >Could you sync it, though? > > Well there's the new "no audio" option in pycdg. This uses the system > clock to play the CD+G in real time. It would need to know if you had > paused or rewound etc, but it could probably do the job. You can also > poll the pygame CD playback to find out the current playtime but it's > only one second accuracy. Hmmm. Maybe we're better off where we are. :-) Cheers, -- jra -- Jay R. Ashworth [EMAIL PROTECTED] Designer Baylink RFC 2100 Ashworth & Associates The Things I Think '87 e24 St Petersburg FL USA http://baylink.pitas.com +1 727 647 1274 A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? A: Top-posting. Q: What is the most annoying thing on Usenet and in e-mail? ------------------------------------------------------- This SF.Net email is sponsored by xPML, a groundbreaking scripting language that extends applications into web and mobile media. Attend the live webcast and join the prime developer group breaking into this new coding territory! http://sel.as-us.falkag.net/sel?cmd=lnk&kid=110944&bid=241720&dat=121642 _______________________________________________ Pykaraoke-discuss mailing list Pykaraokeemail@example.com https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/pykaraoke-discuss